Tag Archives: Carnival
Rituals with fire and multiplication of loaves in the carnival of Ecuador

The Andean carnival has the emphasis on the celebration of the planting, harvesting and the beginning of a new agricultural…

Carnival Panama combines electoral politics and street revelry

The cocktail of the carnival in Panama is hot. The party is mixing a variety of ingredients: fireworks, electoral politics,…

Argentina celebrates Carnival pursued by the dictatorship

Carnival, persecuted by the dictatorship at the time, is different in each province, sometimes influenced by Brazil and Bolivia There…

The ‘mardi gras’ New Orleans, Carnival quintessential U.S.

The celebration originated in the French heritage and is known for the colorful parades but also by massive alcohol consumption….